Pumpkin trail

Discover the Halloween inspired pumpkins as you explore the walled garden.

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Pick up your trail sheet from Visitor Reception and head to the garden where pumpkin monsters wait for you!

This fun family trail runs from Saturday 23 until Sunday 31 October.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £2.50
    includes a prize
View admission charges
Croft Castle and Parkland

Prices

From 28 June
Gift Aid Standard
Adult £14.30 £13.00
Child £7.20 £6.50
Family £35.80 £32.50
1 adult, 3 children £21.50 £19.50

What is Gift Aid?

Most of our places run the Gift Aid on Entry scheme at their admission points.

Under this scheme, if you're not a member you have the choice of two entry tickets:

  • Gift Aid Admission
  • Standard Admission

If the place runs Gift Aid on Entry, we'll offer you a clear choice between the Gift Aid Admission prices and the Standard Admission prices at the admission point. It's entirely up to you which ticket you choose.

Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the National Trust as shown below:

  Gift Aid Standard
Amount paid by visitor £11.00 £10.00
Tax refund from Government* £2.75 £0.00
Total received by the National Trust £13.75 £10.00

 

*Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

Please note...

Parking and entry is free for all National Trust members with a valid membership card. 

Upcoming events

'All Alone' an exhibition by Meadow Arts

Sun 24 Oct 2021
09:00-16:30
Launching on Saturday 24 July, ‘All Alone’ showcases six artistic responses to the theme of ‘loneliness and solitude’ in an outdoor exhibition in Fishpool Valley.

Pumpkin trail

Sun 24 Oct 2021
10:00-16:00
Discover the Halloween inspired pumpkins as you explore the walled garden.

Christmas at Croft Castle

Sat 20 Nov 2021
10:00-16:00
Join us for Croft's community Christmas; discover traditional, hand-made, upcycled decorations, including trees decorated by local community groups.

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Croft Castle

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:00-15:00
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Croft Castle on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail.

Storytelling with Father Christmas

Sat 11 Dec 2021
11:00-16:00
Join us for some group storytelling sessions with Father Christmas in the castle and receive a small present at the end.